- ›› Coverage People : Pontiac
Glossary Term – Event
Pontiac’s Rebellion began when the Ottawa Indian chief led an attack on Detroit. The conflict ended when the Indians failed to receive French aid.
Glossary Term – Person
Pontiac (1720–1769) was an American Indian leader who revolted against the British occupation of the Great Lakes regions. He led warriors from numerous tribes who joined in an attempt to drive British soldiers and settlers out of the region.